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Old 07-02-2018, 01:01 AM   #1
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Default Rank the top 4 Running Backs this year

Gurley, Bell, Zeke, then David Johnson? I have the third overall pick and Iím assuming that Gurley and Bell will be off the board. Itís a PPR League so Iím leaning towards David Johnson but everyone will stack the box against him and Ezekiel Elliot has the best OLine. Thoughts on the top four rankings? Who would you pick at third?
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Old 07-02-2018, 12:48 PM   #2
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I'd go Zeke.

Eventually Rosen will be at QB and they will stack 8 in the box to make Rosen beat defense's in the air

And do not underestimate Zeke catching out the backfield. It may not be often like Gurley, DJ and Bell, but he can break a 70 catch and run
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Old 07-02-2018, 01:05 PM   #3
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Bell
Gurley
Johnson
Zeke

Is DJ even healthy yet? Heard something about him. Also, he's in a contract year so that might motivate him.
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Old 07-02-2018, 04:30 PM   #4
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Gurley, Bell, Zeke, DJ

Gurley just based on last years performance is at 1. Bell is a close second but gets edged out due to injury history. Zeke as long as he does nothing stupid could end up at 1 at the end of the season. If Dallas line stays healthy he could be a beast. DJ at 4 due to coming back from injury and QB concerns. I hope DJ can live up to his prediction of 1000, 1000.
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Old 07-02-2018, 04:31 PM   #5
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You are going to hear it here first:

#1 RB for 2018: Derrick Henry
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Old 07-02-2018, 05:35 PM   #6
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#1 RB for 2018: Derrick Henry
This isnít the Pee Wee football draft
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Old 07-02-2018, 09:29 PM   #7
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Elliott, Bell, Kamara, McKinnon
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Old 07-09-2018, 03:36 PM   #8
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Gurley
Bell
Zeke
Barkley
Johnson
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Old 07-09-2018, 09:49 PM   #9
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Non-PPR:

Gurley
Bell
Kamara
Zeke

PPR:

Gurley
Bell
Kamara
Johnson
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Old 07-09-2018, 09:55 PM   #10
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#1 RB for 2018: Derrick Henry

I agree
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I agree
Not a chance in PPR. Dion Lewis is going to kill that 3rd down role.
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I’m leaning towards drafting DJ at 3 since it’s a PPR league.
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Old 07-12-2018, 09:44 AM   #13
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gurley bell zeke and dalvin cook
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Old 07-12-2018, 02:42 PM   #14
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Non-PPR:

Gurley
Bell
Kamara
Zeke

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Gurley
Bell
Kamara
Johnson
Kamara may be too high on the standard one. But he could have a huge year
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Not a chance in PPR. Dion Lewis is going to kill that 3rd down role.
Lewis' perennial injury concerns cap his ceiling mixed with backs whom leave New England have a tough time in other offenses. Even if Lewis is healthy 50% of the season, the upside for Henry is huge.

The only downside is the huge upside to the Titans receiving corps. Davis/Matthews/Walker are a great trio that will certainly take some of the spotlight from Henry who's not a great receiving back.
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I expect Gurley to have a down year. I'd go with Bell or Zeke before thinking about Gurley.

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I also think Gurley will not be as good this year. Goff will look to throw more this year.....Bell always has injury concerns and with their passing attack with Brown and JuJu, I can see him having good not great numbers. Zeke will be relied upon heavy by Dak as he has subpar WRs, so he will more than likely have huge numbers.....Henry will have a lot of volume this year, so I agree that he will put up nice numbers.....I also think Barkley will have a huge year running and catching passes. Don't be surprised at how big of a role he will have in the new Giant offense.
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Old 07-16-2018, 11:49 AM   #18
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I also think Gurley will not be as good this year. Goff will look to throw more this year.....Bell always has injury concerns and with their passing attack with Brown and JuJu, I can see him having good not great numbers. Zeke will be relied upon heavy by Dak as he has subpar WRs, so he will more than likely have huge numbers.....Henry will have a lot of volume this year, so I agree that he will put up nice numbers.....I also think Barkley will have a huge year running and catching passes. Don't be surprised at how big of a role he will have in the new Giant offense.
I don't think anyone will be surprised by this since NYG drafted him #2 overall
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